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The story of the Little Rock Nine and school desegregation in photographs

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In September 1957, nine brave African-American students attempted to do something that had not been done in the segregated South--integrate a public school. Until 1957, black students could not attend school with white students, and black schools were often inferior to white schools. However, in the face of hatred, protest, and violence, these courageous students, who came to be known as the Little Rock Nine, led the charge for change. Through riveting primary source photographs, author David Aretha examines this critical time in the Civil Rights Movement.
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Full title story of the little rock nine and school desegregation in photographs
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series The story of the civil rights movement in photographs
series_with_volume The story of the civil rights movement in photographs|
subject_facet African American high school students -- Arkansas -- Little Rock -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature, Central High School (Little Rock, Ark.) -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature, School integration -- Arkansas -- Little Rock -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature
title_display The story of the Little Rock Nine and school desegregation in photographs
title_full The Story of the Little Rock Nine and School Desegregation in Photographs, The story of the Little Rock Nine and school desegregation in photographs / David Aretha
title_short The story of the Little Rock Nine and school desegregation in photographs
topic_facet African American high school students, History, Juvenile Nonfiction, School integration